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The Walrus Talks Disruption

  • Theatre Junction Grand 608 1 Street Southwest Calgary, AB, T2P 1M7 Canada (map)

Hosted by Concordia University

The Walrus Talks is a national series of events about Canada and its place in the world. Each event offers thoughtful, inspiring thinking from scholars, writers, performers, scientists, artists, and business leaders.

General admission: $20
Student: $15

Theatre Junction Grand
608 1 St. S.W.
Calgary, AB

Eight speakers for seven minutes each on how cities are shaped by changes in media, technology, culture, and more.


  • Michael Adams, bestselling author and president, Environics Institute
  • Ian Gill, president, Discourse Media
  • Anthony Lacavera, founder and chairman, Globalive Capital
  • pk langshaw, directrice, d_verse lab and professor, Design and Computation Arts, Concordia University
  • Steve Shih, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, Concordia University
  • Apoorv Sinha, CEO and founder, Carbon Upcycling Technologies
  • Michele Stanners, creative community strategist and educator
  • Daniel T’seleie, activist